Budget 2019: Pension benefit to be extended to around 3 cr retail traders
Rs 350 crore allocated for 2 per cent interest subvention for all GST-registered MSMEs on fresh or incremental loans.
Budget 2019: Govt to do away with 180-day rule for NRIs to get Aadhaar
As on May 31, 2019, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) had generated total of 123.82 crore Aadhaar to residents of India.
Budget 2019: NPAs worth Rs 4 lakh crore recovered in past four years
Government-owned and private banks besides non-banking financial companies have been saddled with huge NPAs.
Budget 2019: Government to improve youth skills in AI, robotics
Training of workforce with relevant skills will help address the severe skill shortage technology and IT companies are facing right now.
Budget 2019: 'Har Ghar Jal' for all rural houses by 2024, says Sitharaman
Union Minister for Jal Shakti Gajendra Singh Shekhawat had on July 1 launched 'Jal Shakti Abhiyan'.
Budget 2019: FM announces 2 pc interest subvention for GST-registered MSMEs
Sitharaman proposed the setting up of a payments platform for MSMEs for payment of bills.
Budget 2019: 'India will be open-defecation free on Oct 2 this year,' says FM
The Swachh Bharat mission is one of the largest cleanliness drives in the world and is also an attempt to initiate behavioural change.
Budget 2019: Sitharaman proposes to expand Swachh Bharat Mission
Expressing happiness, she also announced that India will be made Open Defecation Free on October 2nd, 2019, as per the dream of PM Modi.
Budget 2019: Internet connectivity under BharatNet to be fast-tracked, says FM
The government aims to connect all 2.5 lakh village panchayats with high speed broadband by March 2020.
Budget 2019: Electricity, cooking facility by 2022 to rural families
Sitharaman said that the government keeps 'Antodaya' (development of all) at the centre of all its programmes.